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A man's waistcoat

A man's waistcoat of white satin, embroidered with polychrome silk chain stitch in floral design with minute sprays along front edges and sprigs on buttons, and over ground, sprays and garlands of small blossoms on bottom edges and pocket flaps, backed and lined with cotton-and-linen fustian...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. Earle Rowe

French, Late 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, embroidery, fustian


Textiles and Fashion Arts